Summer Camps

Session One: July 8 – 19 | Session Two: July 22 – August 2

BrightSide Theatre offers fun-filled summer camps to enlighten, educate, and entertain both experienced and first–time performers. Campers are welcome between the ages of 6 and 18. There is a limit of 35 campers per session.

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2024 Summer Program The Little Mermaid, Jr.

Campers will learn the art of musical theatre acting, including what it means to be a character and how to portray their character through dialogue, choreography, and song. Building their skills and self-confidence, campers will learn and perform Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. with costumes and props culminating in a free 60-minute performance on the evening on the final day of camp.

Directed by De Haddad
Musically Directed by Meghan Kessel
Choreographed by Shane Alexander Brown

Both camp sessions will be two weeks: Monday through Friday from 9am-2pm

All Camps will be held indoors at BrightSide Theatre’s Rehearsal Studio 1989 University Lane, Unit D, Lisle, IL 60532.

The First Session Performance will be 5pm on Friday, July 19 at the Wagner Pavilion at the 95th Street Public Library in Naperville.

The Second Session Performanace will be 11am on Saturday, August 3 at The Community Park, 1825 Short Street in Lisle.

Roles will be assigned based on an online audition after registration and fees are paid. There will be no refunds based on casting decisions.

Masks will be optional based on your comfortability. No proof of vaccination will be required, however all staff will be fully vaccinated.

Camp Size limited to 35 campers per camp.

Camp Tuition is $425. If you have siblings, please call 630.447.8497 to receive the sibling discount. A commemorative T-Shirt is provided to each camp student.

Meet Our Staff



portrait of Julie Ann Kornak

Music Director

Sjane Brown


Take a Look at Past Camp Photos